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15th Annual High Country 5K Race and 1-Mile Fun

Presented by Shades Crest Baptist Church at Shades Crest Baptist Church, Hoover AL

Apr 09 2016
15th Annual High Country 5K Race and 1-Mile Fun

On April 9, 2016, Shades Crest Baptist Church will host its 15th Annual High Country 5K Race and 1-Mile Fun. This is one of the most popular 5K races in all of Birmingham and was voted 2nd Most Popular by the Birmingham News. Besides the great mountaintop views, our 5K race features great community support, sentries at each mile calling out times, water available at the midpoint of the course, a free 1-Mile Fun Run for the kids, t-shirts guaranteed for the first 300 runners, a FREE Pasta Dinner

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5K Run – $20.00 (prior to March 25, 2016) $25.00 (March 26 – April 8, 2016) $30.00 (April 9, 2016)
1 Mile Fun Run – Free
Family Max (not available through – $50.00 (only available thru March 25, 2016)
Rain or Shine: No refunds

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Additional time info:

6:30 – 7:45 AM – Late registration and packet pick up at Shades Crest Baptist Church (in the Family Life Center).
8:00 AM – 5K Run/Walk
9:00 AM – 1 Mile Fun Run
After Run – Pancake Breakfast (free for all race participants, friends and family)
9:15 AM (approximate time) – Awards Ceremony (1st place overall male and female trophies awarded, 1st-3rd Place medals presented for all age categories, !st Overall Male and Female Masters trophies also awarded.)

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


Shades Crest Baptist Church

452 Park Ave, Hoover, AL 35226

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